Scrolling news:

Israel to join US & UK in tanker war against Iran in Persian Gulf
7th Aug 2019

Israel to join US & UK in tanker war against Iran in Persian Gulf

JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz has said that his country will join the US and the UK, to “protect” trade routes in the Persian Gulf, Israeli media reported on Tuesday. According to an Israeli daily Yedioth Ahronoth, Katz … Continued

Syria Govt attacks kill 15 in N Syria
30th Jul 2019

Syria Govt attacks kill 15 in N Syria

By Burak Karacaoglu, Esref Musa   IDLIB, Syria (AA): The death toll from attacks by Syrian Government forces and Russian warplanes in de-escalation zone in northern Syria on Monday rose to 15, according to sources with the controversial White Helmets … Continued

US House condemns Trump’s racist tweets about lawmakers
17th Jul 2019

US House condemns Trump’s racist tweets about lawmakers

By Michael Hernandez   WASHINGTON (AA): The U.S. House of Representatives voted late Tuesday to condemn racist remarks by President Donald Trump on Twitter about freshmen lawmakers, with four Republicans breaking ranks with him by backing the resolution. The 240-187 … Continued

US rights groups highlight effects of Muslim Ban
27th Jun 2019

US rights groups highlight effects of Muslim Ban

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA) : A coalition of rights organizations came together on Wednesday for an art installation depicting the effects the Muslim Ban has had on American families. The ban was first enacted by President Donald Trump … Continued

Trump approved strikes on Iran but pulled back
21st Jun 2019

Trump approved strikes on Iran but pulled back

By Servet Gunerigok   WASHINGTON (AA) :U.S. President Donald Trump approved airstrikes Thursday evening against Tehran in retaliation for the downing of an American surveillance drone but pulled back, The New York Times reported. Citing multiple officials from the Trump … Continued

US: Muslim woman attacked in front of her children in coffee shop
19th Jun 2019

US: Muslim woman attacked in front of her children in coffee shop

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): A Muslim civil rights group is demanding an investigation after a woman in the state of Texas claims she was attacked for wearing a hijab at a Starbucks coffee shop. Nur Ashour said she … Continued

UK claims Iran ‘almost certainly’ behind tanker attacks
15th Jun 2019

UK claims Iran ‘almost certainly’ behind tanker attacks

By Muhammad Mussa   LONDON (AA): Iran is very likely responsible for the attacks this week on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, the British government claimed Friday. Meanwhile, Labour Leader, Jeremy Corbyn tweeted: “Britain should act to … Continued

US: Animal rights group slams Muslim ritual
8th Jun 2019

US: Animal rights group slams Muslim ritual

By Vakkas Dogantekin   ANKARA (AA): U.S.-based animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) came under fire Thursday for posting an inaccurate video on Twitter attacking a Muslim tradition. “This is heartbreaking. Animals don’t need to … Continued

UK: Queen rebukes US President on his rejection of international institutions
4th Jun 2019

UK: Queen rebukes US President on his rejection of international institutions

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): The Queen rebukes US President on his disregard of international institutions. “Britain and the United States worked with other allies to build an assembly of international institutions to ensure that the horrors of … Continued

US: Trump threatens to annihilate Iran
20th May 2019

US: Trump threatens to annihilate Iran

[Archive Photo: US President Donald Trump threatens to bomb Iran. Photographer: Samuel Corum/AA] Servet Gunerigok WASHINGTON (AA) – President Donald Trump on Sunday told Iran not to threaten the United States, saying it will be Tehran’s “official end”. “If Iran … Continued

US: Diyanet Mosque suffers large-scale damage
14th May 2019

US: Diyanet Mosque suffers large-scale damage

By Betul Yuruk   NEW YORK (AA): An arson attack over the weekend on a mosque in the U.S. state of Connecticut has caused “large-scale damage,” an official Turkish body said Monday. In a statement, the Religious Services Attache of … Continued

Palestine: Israel strikes 320 sites in Gaza killing 25 Palestinians
6th May 2019

Palestine: Israel strikes 320 sites in Gaza killing 25 Palestinians

By Moustafa Maged Haboosh and Hamdi Yildiz   JERUSALEM (AA): Some 320 sites across the blockaded Gaza Strip were targeted since Saturday by the Israeli army, according to a statement. 25 Palestinians, including two pregnant women and two infants, were … Continued

US: Islamophobia in US driven by politics, not religion, Muslims most discriminated
3rd May 2019

US: Islamophobia in US driven by politics, not religion, Muslims most discriminated

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): Islamophobia in the United States is not rooted in a clash of religious beliefs but is driven by politics, according to a survey focusing on Muslim Americans. However, the Institute for Social Policy and … Continued

US man arrested after anti-Muslim rant in Texas store
19th Apr 2019

US man arrested after anti-Muslim rant in Texas store

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): A man in the state of Texas was arrested after entering a store and going on a racist tirade, verbally attacking a Muslim worker by calling him a “f***ing Arab.”   When the man, … Continued

US: Muslim Congresswoman finds support against smear
15th Apr 2019

US: Muslim Congresswoman finds support against smear

By Vakkas Dogantekin (AA): Messages of support continue to pour in for U.S. Congresswoman Ilhan Omar after being targeted in a smear campaign led by the country’s president, Donald Trump. Trump most recently targeted the Muslim lawmaker after comments surfaced … Continued

US: Muslim female student attacked at high school
13th Apr 2019

US: Muslim female student attacked at high school

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): A New Jersey high school student was arrested this week after pulling off a Muslim student’s hijab during a fight, according to the Middlesex County’s prosecutor’s office. The student got into an altercation with … Continued

Iran: Death toll from flooding rises to 62 as US hinders aid
4th Apr 2019

Iran: Death toll from flooding rises to 62 as US hinders aid

By Muhammet Kursun   TEHRAN (AA): The death toll from a wave of flooding across Iran has reached 62, local officials said Wednesday as Iranian President Hassan Rouhani accused the U.S. of preventing humanitarian aid from reaching flood-hit parts of … Continued

Israel to send 250,000 settlers to occupied Syrian Golan Heights
2nd Apr 2019

Israel to send 250,000 settlers to occupied Syrian Golan Heights

By Abdel Rauf Arnaut   JERUSALEM (AA): The Israeli government hopes to settle some 250,000 Israelis in the occupied Syrian Golan heights over the next 30 years, the Israeli Broadcasting Authority (IBA) reported on Monday. The report comes one week … Continued

US: Graffiti citing NZ attacks found after California mosque fire
27th Mar 2019

US: Graffiti citing NZ attacks found after California mosque fire

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): Authorities in Southern California are investigating a recent fire at a mosque as a possible hate crime just over a week after terrorist attacks in New Zealand. Early Sunday morning, a group of seven … Continued

Somalia: Civilians killed in US airstrikes targeting al-Shabaab
20th Mar 2019

Somalia: Civilians killed in US airstrikes targeting al-Shabaab

By Andrew Wasike and Magdalene Mukami   NAIROBI, Kenya (AA): The U.S. is killing Somali civilians in airstrikes targeting al-Shabaab terrorists, Amnesty International said in a report on Wednesday noting it has evidence to prove it. The regional Amnesty International … Continued

Over 120 people attended a landmark conference on the media reporting of Islam and Muslims. It was held jointly by The Muslim News and Society of Editors in London on September 15.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence event is to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to society. Over 850 people from diverse background, Muslim and non-Muslim, attended the gala dinner.

Latest Tweets